Brown Butter Praline Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Brown Butter Pecan Praline Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe | Cooking On The Weekends

When I started Cooking On The Weekends a few years ago, I had no idea that not only would I be continuing my career in an area I'm passionate about, but that I would also gain a whole community of new friends.  I've made foodie friends not only around the globe, but am also fortunate enough to be a part of a local … [Read more...]

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Roast Garlic

Every now and than I share basic cooking skills and techniques with you -- that I think are invaluable in the kitchen, or maybe just fun to know.  I mean, you never know when you might need to peel and pit a lychee! Below are some of those I've shared in the past, and I would love to know if I've missed anything you're … [Read more...]

How To Make Risotto: Brown Sage Butter Mushroom Risotto Recipe


Typically I try not to drone on about technical cooking terms or techniques that I find exciting -- for fear you might not. Today however, I'm going to teach you something you might not know -- and if you don't, I know you'll love the little lesson!I'll never forget when I  learned that Risotto wasn't actually the … [Read more...]

How To Brown Butter


Sure, some things are better with bacon, like Bloody Marys and grilled cheese.(And some things are better with Lime-Pickled Shallots!  Don't you always find yourself saying that?  Lime-pickled shallots are great on asparagus saladand pizza, for example.Well, did you know that cakes, cookies, pastas, breads, … [Read more...]